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Front End Engineer

Posted 11 months ago

Front End Engineer

Join the Access Family and see how we make software ideas become a reality.

Our core value of ‘Love Work, Love Life, Be You’ has been central to our success and so we’re looking for people to join us who share our passion for making things better every day and help us continue to grow.

We are the number one UK headquartered software provider in the UK and are forecasted to grow to a global population of over 12,000 employees by 2026.

What are we all about?

At Access, we love software and how technology never stays the same. It's this passion that drives us to work closely across sectors to understand the business needs of our customers - from the Hospitality sector, to Manufacturing industry, to Not for Profit’s to Construction, and many more.

We're passionate about helping our customers stay one step ahead of the challenges facing their industry and business, currently helping over 60,000 customers to have the freedom to do more.

About you:

As a Front-End Software Engineer, you are expected to have about 5+ years of experience in the Software Development across UI based technology, Angular – Type Script, HMTL5, CSS and Web API.

About the role:

In this key role, you will be a member of the Product Team, where you will be involved in the development of new functionality of the FT360 platform, support user experience improvements for pre-existing functionality, maintaining technical support for used controls/frameworks and shaping the improvement of the user experience to unlock the platforms full potential.

Day to day you will:

  • Design and build product deliverables according to requirements, escalates technical design or requirement issues to Principal Software Engineers, Product Managers and Business Analysts and works within a given time frame to complete coding.
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
  • Follow FastTrack’s development practices and software development life cycle methodologies.
  • Investigation and suggestion of solutions to defects and problems that may have been detected during testing including troubleshoot, debug and upgrade to existing systems.
  • Assist in the research, implementation, and promotion of appropriate leading-edge technology for FastTrack360.
  • Management of Angular Framework upgrades and control updates.
  • Management of/contribution towards effective source control, ensuring isolation and ability to manage multiple branches.
  • Actively promote quality focused approach within the team showing ownership for QA activities and collaboration with the QA team.
  • Support the teams sprint deliverables, through proactive contribution to planning, ownership of tasks, identification of dependencies and basic risk management.
  • Assist in improving training and development of the technical team.
  • Your skills and experience may include:
  • Completion of a combination of a Business, IT or Computer Science degree
  • 5+ years of hands-on software development experience as a Front-End Developer involving HTML-5, CSS, Angular, AngularJS and Web API.
  • Previous experience in managing Angular Framework upgrades and control updates.
  • Experience working within an Agile and/or Lean team delivery environment.
  • Experience working within the Atlassian suite of technology tools.
  • Core technical competency in:
    • HTML-5
    • CSS
    • Angular - TypeScript, JavaScript
    • Web API
    • Git (Bitbucket / GitHub)
    • JIRA (Project / Confluence)
  • Ideally experience in:
    • AngularJS, C#.NET development, ASP.NET Webb API/WCF

What does Access offer you?

We are a growing software company, and we deliver on what we say we do! We take the development of our people very seriously and we will work with you to carve out your success plan and an opportunity to accelerate your career and make a real difference.

On top of a competitive salary, our wellbeing days taking you to 25 days leave a year (rules apply) and a health contribution you’ll also be able to choose from a range of benefits to suit you. We pride ourselves on being an organisation that gives back so you’ll also have 3 charity days you can take to support something that matters to you.

At Access we’re all about helping everyone Love Work and Love Life. Why? Because we believe people can only be their best when they can be themselves. So, if you are excited about this role, but your experience doesn’t match perfectly, we’d still love to hear from you. You might just be who we are looking for.

We love the fact that we’re all different. We believe by having more diverse perspectives at work improves how we run our business, helps us to better support our customers, and when you think about it, it’s just more fun!

 What’s holding you back? Come and be part of our Amazing Access Family!

Love Work. Love Life. Be You.